Courtesy: Texas Sports activities
AUSTIN, Texas — College of Texas senior All-American Jordan Windle and junior Paola Pineda swept the platform titles to focus on Saturday’s last day of motion within the UT Diving Invitational on the Lee and Joe Jamail Texas Swimming Heart. Each Windle and Pineda captured their second wins of the three-day occasion, as every additionally gained the 3-meter springboard titles.
Within the girls’s platform competitors, Pineda posted a five-round rating of 307.10 to win the title by a 24-point margin over runner-up Helle Tuxen (283.10) of LSU. After the primary two rounds, LSU’s Anne Tuxen held a slim lead (122.70-116.60) over Pineda. However the UT junior responded with a rating of 67.20 on her third dive, a again 2 ½ somersault 1 ½ twist pike, to take the lead for good. Pineda sealed the victory with a rating of 70.50 (scores of 8.0, 8.Zero and seven.5) on her last dive, a ahead Three ½ somersault pike.
In a tightly-contested males’s platform last between Windle and LSU star Juan Hernandez, it was Hernandez who held the lead (158.40-131.25) after the primary two rounds. Windle posted an eye-opening rating of 96.53 on his third dive, a again Three ½ somersault tuck (207c), which included one of many two judges awarding an ideal 10 rating (the second decide scored the dive as 9.5). That end result helped Windle climb inside three factors of Hernandez (230.48-227.78).
Windle grabbed the lead (302.70-292.88) with a rating of 74.93 on his fourth dive, a ahead Four ½ somersault tuck. The UT senior then added to his cushion (391.95-374.25) on his fifth dive, a reverse Three ½ somersault tuck, with a rating of 89.25 (scores of 8.5 and 9.0). Regardless of an impressive rating of 91.80 by Hernandez on his sixth and last dive, Windle posted a 78.30 on his again 2 ½ somersault 2 ½ twist pike to earn a 470.25-466.05 victory.
Sophomore Andrew Harness positioned fourth with a six-round rating of 389.25, and freshman Noah Duperre completed fifth at 357.90.
Girls’s platform outcomes
|1.||Paola Pineda (Texas)||307.10|
|2.||Helle Tuxen (LSU)||283.10|
|3.||Anne Tuxen (LSU)||276.05|
|4.||Josie Matalone (Arkansas)||251.50|
|5.||Estilla Mosena (Arkansas)||219.85|
Males’s platform outcomes
|1.||Jordan Windle (Texas)||470.25|
|2.||Juan Hernandez (LSU)||466.05|
|3.||Emanuel Vazquez (LSU)||415.80|
|4.||Andrew Harness (Texas)||389.25|
|5.||Noah Duperre (Texas)||357.90|